Saturday, Aug. 9
Battle of the Bands will be from noon to 10 p.m. at 101 Bar and Grill, 98141 W. Benham Lane, Harbor. Nine bands from Eugene to Eureka will be competing for prizes. The event will include a free barbecue beginning at 1 p.m.
The 119th Second Saturday Art Walk will be from 3 to 6 p.m. at eight venues within walking distance of Chetco Avenue and Oak Street in Brookings. The event includes art, presentations, music and food.
Pistol River Concert Association presents Betty and the Boy in concert at 8 p.m. at the Pistol River Friendship Hall, 24252 Carpenterville Road. Tickets are $15 and are available in Brookings at Wright’s Custom Framing and Art Supplies, in Gold Beach at Gold Beach Books and at the door. For more information, call 541-247-2848 or visit http://www.pistolriver.com.
On Streets of Gold will feature Canadian performer Manafest in concert at Azalea Park in Brookings. Also performing are JoYful NoiZe from Coos Bay, 4:12 United from Gold Beach and Red-Letter Jesus from Brookings. The event will be from 5 to 9 p.m. Admission is free. For information, visit http://www.onstreetsofgold.com.
Chetco Pelican Players presents “The Lion, The Witch and The Wardrobe” at 7:30 p.m. at the Chetco Playhouse, 1240 Chetco Ave., Brookings. The final show will be at 2 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 10. Tickets are $10 for adults and $5 for youth and are available at Wright’s Custom Framing and Art Supplies in Brookings and New Wave Video in Harbor. For reservations, call 541-469-1877. For more information, call 541-469-1857 or visit http://www.chetcopelicanplayers.org.
Sunday, Aug. 10
American Music Festival presents the Moon Mountain Ramblers in concert at 1 p.m. at the Azalea Park stage. The concert is free.
Monday, Aug. 11
“Creative Mondays” take place from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Crescent Harbor Gallery, 140 Marine Way, Crescent City. Attendees may come for only part of the day if wished; a 3 p.m. critique is encouraged. For more information, call 707-464-9133.
Tuesday, Aug. 12
Dragon Theater Puppets will perform a show about the history, science, invention and safety behind electricity at 2 p.m. at Chetco Community Public Library, 405 Alder St., Brookings. This free presentation is sponsored by Friends of the Library. For more information, call 541-469-7738.
Thursday, Aug. 14
Pelican Bay Arts Association meets at the Manley Art Center. The general meeting will be at 11 a.m. followed by a potluck lunch. At 12:30 p.m., Audi Stanton will do an interactive “stick and India ink” demonstration. For more information, call 541-469-1807.
Curry Public Library hosts an international film series through mid-September. The 1997 Italian film “Life is Beautiful” will be shown at 6 p.m. People are welcome to bring their own snacks. The library is at 94341 Third St., Gold Beach. For more information, call 541-247-7246 or visit http://www.currypubliclibrary.org.
Friday, Aug. 15
Lighthouse Repertory Theatre presents “November” at 7:30 p.m. at the Chetco Playhouse, 1240 Chetco Ave., Brookings. Performances will also be at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 16, and 2:30 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 17. The play will continue the following weekend in Crescent City. Tickets are $12 and are available at Wright’s Custom Framing and Art Supplies in Brookings, Del Norte Office Supply in Crescent City and at the door.
Saturday, Aug. 16
Homemade Jam will perform a free concert from 2 to 4 p.m. at the Curry Public Library, 94341 Third St., Gold Beach. For more information, call 541-247-7246.
Arlene Krogstad is offering a watercolor workshop called “Plein Air Travel Sketches” from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Crescent Harbor Gallery, 140 Marine Way, Crescent City. For fees, materials needed, registration and more information, call 707-464-9133.
Lighthouse Repertory Theatre is having its annual membership meeting at noon at 4775 North Bank Road, Hiouchi. A main dish for this “Luau” is provided, and those who are or wish to be LRT members should bring a side dish. This is when the paid membership (those making a donation of $25 or more) votes on the rotation of three open seats each year on the board of directors. For more information, call 707-465-3740.
Sunday, Aug. 17
Irish fiddler Kevin Burke will hold a workshop at 1 p.m. and a free concert at 3 p.m. at the Langlois Public Library, 48234 Highway 101. For more information, call 541-348-2066.
Thursday, Aug. 21
Curry Public Library hosts an international film series through mid-September. The 1935 British film “The 39 Steps” will be shown at 6 p.m. People are welcome to bring their own snacks. The library is at 94341 Third St., Gold Beach. For more information, call 541-247-7246 or visit http://www.currypubliclibrary.org.
Friday, Aug. 22
Ellensburg Theater Company presents “The Secret Garden” at 7:30 p.m. at the Rogue Playhouse, 94196 Moore St., Gold Beach. Performances will also be at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 23, and 2 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 24, as well as the following weekend. Tickets are available in Gold Beach at The Coffee Dock, Gold Beach Books and at the door. For more information, call 541-247-4ETC (4382).
Singing telegrams by Georgia Blank, who specializes in old hymns, are being offered to lift spirits at no charge. To schedule a singing telegram, call 541-469-5625.
Pelican Bay Arts Association offers an art rental program for businesses with empty wall space. For more information about the program, call the Manley Art Center and Gallery at 541-469-1807.